Liss Cooke is a highly creative Textile Designer and Jewellery Maker, based in Nottingham, U.K. Liss graduated in 2016 with a First Class Honours degree in Textile Design from Birmingham City university, where she specialised in Embroidery and Embellishment. After finishing university and exhibiting at the renowned graduate show case, New Designers, an exciting placement opportunity in an established swatch studio, brought Liss to Nottingham. Liss instantly fell in love with the city and has made it her home, finding her feet in the cities thriving creative community. Liss now works creating freelance work, commissions and continuing to build her textile jewellery brand, whilst also studying to complete a Masters Degree in Textile Design Innovation at Nottingham Trent University alongside. Her business is focused on creating highly distinctive and unique embroidered jewellery pieces, using a mixture of contemporary digital machine embroidery and traditional hand embroidery, beading and appliqué techniques. Liss is proud to be sponsored by Wilcom International, and uses Wilcom Embroidery studio E4 software to create her exciting and innovative work.